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Solipsistic (adj) from the noun solipsism, the philosophical idea that only one's own mind and existence is verifiable. From the Latin solus: alone and ipse: self.

 

Example: The perception of reality is ultimately an incommunicable, solipsistic endeavour.

 

Solipsistic. A good word.

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“Alexithymia”

— (n.) The inability to verbalize your emotions or lack of emotional response. Difficulty in experiencing, expressing, and describing emotion. A failure to express feelings either verbally or non-verbally, especially when talking about issues that would normally require an emotional response. Poor modulation of feelings, significantly reduced intensity in emotional expression.

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Fan-bloody-tastic thread!

 

My favourite word of late:

obsequious:

Obedient or attentive to an excessive or servile degree:
‘they were served by obsequious waiters

 

Origin: Late 15th century (not depreciatory in sense in early use): from Latin obsequiosus, from obsequium 'compliance', from obsequi 'follow, comply with'.

 

http://www.oxforddictionaries.com/definition/english/obsequious

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Inchoate (adj):

 

Just begun and so not fully formed or developed; rudimentary

 

eg. A still inchoate democracy

or

While I have started making notes for my anatomy revision, they are still fairly inchoate as I have about several hundred more pages to write

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Portmanteau (noun): 1: a large suitcase

2: a word or morpheme whose form and meaning are derived from a blending of two or more distinct forms (as smog from smoke and fog)

 

Sentence: 1: Each officer was allowed to carry a carpet-bag or small portmanteau.

2: Portmanteau film projects tend to be traps for second-rate work, but this collection is an exception to the dismal rule.

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